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Oil palm farmers advocate a Board for sector

Oil Palm farmers and processers in the Western Region have called on the government to institute an oil palm Board to address the needs...
Mrs Victoria Tuffuor Oteng

Vocational and Technical Skills more competitive 

Many youth may have to consider using their God-given talents by developing their technical and vocational skills and aligning it with the trending business...
Mr William Jesse Mensah

Stakeholders in disaster risk reduction urged to solve problems facing the sector

Participants at a day's engagement on Disaster Risk Reduction have urged all stakeholders to act now to mitigate future disasters. They also called on the...
Makeshift Hospital

East Africa tourism sector hardest hit by COVID-19 pandemic: report

East African Community's (EAC's) tourism sector will face a 92 percent decline in cash flows due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, says...

Namibia cricket embarks on initiative to revive struggling tourism sector

Namibia cricket has joined efforts with the "Eagles" brand to help revive the country's ailing tourism sector with the launch of the #EaglesChallenge on...
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Egypt issues electronic smart cards to farmers to digitize agricultural sector

The Egyptian government is carrying out a key program of issuing electronic smart cards to farmers nationwide with the aim of eliminating administrative corruption,...
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South Africa construction sector remains depressed: survey

South Africa's civil confidence index of construction sector increased to 11 in the third quarter of 2020, up from the record low of...
A Female Worker

Kenya’s private sector to spearhead green economic growth

Kenya's private sector said on Friday it will spearhead green economic growth through increased recycling of waste products. Carol Karuga, CEO,...

South African mining sector calls for improvement in competitiveness

The Minerals Council of South Africa on Friday called for the country to improve its competitiveness, address red tape in government and implement...
Anc President Cyril Ramaphosa Sworn In As Head Of State In The Republic Of South Africa May

South African president voices concern over impact of COVID-19 on media sector

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday voiced concern over the heavy losses inflicted on South Africa's media by the COVID-19 pandemic. It is...
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China’s recovering civil aviation sector creates opportunities globally

by Xinhua writers Hu Tao, Luo Xin, Zhang Yiyi BEIJING, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) -- China's recovering civil aviation industry...

Kenya says floriculture sector to fully recover in 2021

Kenya's floriculture sector will fully recover from the negative effects of COVID-19 pandemic in the middle of 2021, executives said on Friday. ...

High hopes pinned on Chinese tourists to help revive Egypt’s tourism sector

As Egypt's tourism industry has been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, officials placed high hopes on Chinese tourists to help revive Egypt's tourism...
Makeshift Hospital

Kenya to mainstream COVID-19 emergency financial sector regulatory measures

Kenya should mainstream emergency financial sector regulatory measures implemented in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic into the regulatory framework to prepare the sector...
VICTORIA FALLS, Aug. 7, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on August 6, 2020 shows Victoria Falls at the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia. Zimbabwe's president on Thursday launched the National Tourism Recovery and Growth Strategy in Victoria Falls to guide the recovery of tourism sector which was hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. (Xinhua/Wanda)

Namibia’s tourism sector continues to be strangled by COVID-19 effects

Namibia's tourism room occupancy for this year shows that the industry continues to be strangled by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Hospitality Association of Namibia...
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Nine-million dollar tourism grant scheme launched to revamp sector

Mr Yaw Osafo Maafo, Senior Minister, on Wednesday launched a nine-million dollar tourism grant scheme under the Ghana Tourism Development Project, geared towards revitalising...
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AGRA wins Ghana agribusiness excellence and leadership award 2019

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) has received an excellence award for promoting food security and transforming the agribusiness sector in...
Mr Attah Arhin

CONIWAS Advises government to give more resources to water sector

Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) has called on government to increase financial allocation to drinking water supply to ensure equity...
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UW Deputy Minister Finds Investors for Agriculture Sector

Mr. Amidu Issahaku Chinnia, the Deputy Upper West Regional Minister, has urged investors to take advantage of the business opportunities in the area to...
Mining Industry

Expert urges bold steps to correct past errors in Ghana’s mining sector

For Ghana to correct its mistakes in the mining sector there is the need for bold steps to institute strong and well thought-out regulatory...
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Government tasked to Ensure Gender Equality in Ghana’s Agricultural Sector

The Ghana Trade and Livelihood Coalition (GTLC) has called on the Government to ensure gender equality in the agriculture sector by eliminating inherent inhibitions...
Financing Agriculture

Stakeholders Debate on Agriculture Sector Funding

Stakeholders in Ghana’s agricultural sector on Thursday, converged at a forum in Accra, to brainstorm on the best ways to access funding from financial...
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Union Demands the Regularisation of IGF Staff in the health Sector

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Health Service Workers Union (HSWU) has called on the health authorities to regularise the contract of all...
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Ghana risks missing SDG-6 targets due to low financing

Ghana stood the risk of missing out on the Sustainable Development Goal –Six (SDG-6 ) targets due to low financing for the sector, Civil...
Rural Water Sanitation Hygiene (RWASH)

Sanitation and Water Ministry Find Smart Ideas to Improve Sector

Madam Cecilia Abena Dapaah, Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources, has said the Ministry is making the appropriate effort to inject efficiency in the...

Ghana’s Railway Sectors makes substantial progress

The railway sector in the past 22 months has witnessed significant rehabilitation works since the assumption of office by Nana Akufo-Addo. Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah,...

S. African minerals council says commits to improve sector

The Minerals Council South Africa on Wednesday committed to work with the government and other stakeholders to improve the performance of the mining sector...

Kenya devote funds to acquiring specialised skills for its oil sector

Kenya plans to prioritize investment in specialized skills in order to reduce dependence on foreign labor force in the oil sector, a senior government...

Health Sector operators converge to discuss ways of improvements

The Health Sector is reviewing its performance in the previous year towards developing better strategies to improve healthcare delivery across the country. The 2018 Health...

Kenya’s real estate sector set to expand in 2018

Kenya's real estate sector is set to expand in 2018, as the wave of political uncertainty dissipates, ending a period of price correction experienced...